Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1029 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways.  Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks.  Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.

For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

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LAC013-015-017-069-081-021529-
/O.EXT.KSHV.FL.W.0121.000000T0000Z-150707T0000Z/
/CSHL1.3.ER.150518T1140Z.150612T0200Z.150706T0600Z.NR/
1029 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Red River At Coushatta, Louisiana.
* until Monday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 AM Wednesday The stage was 32.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 32.5 feet by this
  Thursday evening. The river will fall below flood stage early Monday
  morning.
* Impact...at 33.0 feet...Moderate flooding occurs.  Severe backwater
  flooding occurs from the confluence of the Red River with Loggy
  Bayou through the lower Flat River and Red Chute Bayou in southern
  Bossier Parish.   Cattle and equipment should be moved to higher
  ground away from levees.

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LAT...LON 3220 9342 3192 9321 3192 9330 3204 9342 3220 9350

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LAC043-069-081-021528-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0122.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/GREL1.3.ER.150518T1415Z.150614T0430Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1029 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Red River At Grand Ecore, Louisiana.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 AM Wednesday the stage was 35.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 33 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 35.5 feet by
  Thursday evening with little change through Friday morning.
* Impact...at 36.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding of several hundred
  acres both upstream and downstream from Grand Ecore take place with
  backwater flooding of tributary bayous that include Bayou Pierre up
  through Powhattan, Louisiana.  Backwater flooding also affects
  Iatt, Saline, Black, and Nantaches Bayous.  Move livestock and
  equipment to higher ground away from levees.

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LAT...LON 3192 9323 3187 9309 3152 9270 3151 9274 3192 9330

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